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Premier League round-up: Tottenham go second with Watford victory and Sunderland stun Liverpool


Tottenham Hotspur 1-0 Watford Tottenham Hotspur leapfrogged Manchester City to go second in the Premier League. Spurs had numerous chances to put themselves in front, and continued to dominate play from deep inside Watford’s half. The hosts, though, failed to take advantage of their possession, leaving the game all square at half time. With the game still within their reach, ...

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Adebayor joins Crystal Palace on loan


Crystal Palace are delighted to announce the signing of striker Emmanuel Adebayor until the end of the season. The 31-year-old boasts Premier League experience having previously played for Arsenal, Manchester City and Tottenham Hotspur since arriving in England back in 2006, and has also been at Metz, Monaco and Real Madrid. The Togo international represented his national team at the ...

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Premier League round-up: Chelsea win convincingly but pressure mounts on Louis van Gaal as Manchester United lose again


Chelsea blew away the cobwebs of the last five months of Jose Mourinho’s reign with a convincing 3-1 demolition of Sunderland. Branislav Ivanovic, who received a less than favourable reception from the crowd for his performances under Mourinho, took only five minutes to rediscover his form from last season as he headed in powerfully from a corner. Pedro stroked home ...

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Jurgen Klopp ‘felt pretty alone’ after fans left early following Scott Dann’s winning goal at Anfield

The Lonely One: Jurgen Klopp after Liverpool's 2-1 home loss Crystal Palace (Image credit: Getty Images)

Jurgen Klopp admitted he was left feeling ‘pretty alone’ as he witnessed an Anfield exodus after losing his unbeaten record. The Liverpool manager looked around the stadium in the moments after Scott Dann’s header had secured a 2-1 win for Crystal Palace and was visibly taken aback by the sight of supporters heading for the exits rather than staying behind ...

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League Cup round-up: Liverpool need penalties, Arsenal claim North London bragging rights, plus wins for Manchester United and Chelsea


Liverpool needed penalties to overcome League Two Carlisle United at Anfield as the pressure mounts on Brendan Rodgers. Adam Lallana and Philippe Coutinho both missed their spot kicks but Adam Bogdan was the hero, saving three of Carlisle’s penalties. The Reds took the lead in the first half through Danny Ings but they were pegged back as Derek Asamoah levelled ...

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Crystal Palace sign striker Connor Wickham from Sunderland

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Crystal Palace have signed Connor Wickham from Sunderland on a five-year deal for an initial fee of £7m. Wickham, an £8m signing from Ipswich in 2011, signed a new four-year deal with Sunderland in December. The 22-year-old spent four years on Wearside, playing 91 times for the club and scoring 15 goals. Wickham told Palace’s official club website:  “I needed ...

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